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Lighting up a dark kitchen and living room -

3 years ago

We don’t get direct sunlight in our living room and kitchen. We have dark floors, dark cabinets in the kitchen, and the ceiling in the living room is painted the same color as the walls. I think it’s really pretty, but it’s never bright even with the lights on. I’ve been reading about using 4000k led bulbs to brighten a room. If I did this would I be able to only replace the canned lights with those bulbs and leave the bulbs that are in the other fixtures as is? It looks like what we have now are more of a warm white, and I’ve only seen the 4000k led bulbs in bright white and cool white. Any other suggestions to lighten things up (we won’t replace the floors/paint the cabinets - the house is only 1 1/2 years old and my husband would lose it if I suggested that!🙂). Living room is pretty empty because we’ve got new furniture coming this week.

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